We had so much fun wrapping up our Century 21 Advantage Holiday Light Competition last night!  We ended up having 39 homes in Waterloo and Columbia participate and over 600 votes cast.  Thanks again to all of the homes in Columbia and Waterloo Illinois who participated.  We had homes in many areas of Waterloo and Columbia participate including Columbia Lakes, The Pines, Lakefield Place, Wilson Hills, March Court, Temple Street, Cascade Hills, Metter Street near the Columbia Library, Pioneer Ridge, Eagle Lakes, Milestone Manor, Meadowridge, Gedern Estates, Creekside, Stonegate, Eagle Lake Estates, Country Manor Meadows, Silver Creek Crossing, South Market Street, Lakeview Drive, Quail Ridge, Parkwood Estates, and Robrika’s Run.  In the end, prizes were awarded as follow:

1st Place – The Pellman’s – 19 March Court, Columbia Illinois 62236 –            $125.00 Sponsored by Marc Graves of Metro East Home Inspections   

2nd Place – The Eden Family – 2622 Lakeshore Drive, Columbia Illinois 62236     $100.00 Sponsored by Aaron Eversmeyer of Banker’s Home Lending

3rd Place – Margaret Davis – 309 S Market Street, Waterloo Illinois 62298 -      $75.00 Sponsored by Robert Cronin of Home Loans USA

4th Place – The Jonak Family – 1327 Palmer Creek, Columbia IL 62236 –            $50.00 Sponsored by Ryan Luechtefeld of Midwest Mortgage Capital

5th Place – The Wild Family – 611 Lakeview Drive, Waterloo IL 62298 –            $25.00 Sponsored by Accent Title Company in Columbia

If you are out and about this holiday season I would encourage you to drive by all of these homes as they are absolutely beautiful and all did an awesome job of evoking holiday cheer.  For our first year, we think the contest was a huge success and we can’t wait to host it again next year.  Happy Holidays!